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Flooding closes roads in Borders and householders warned to be on alert

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The Border General Hospital near Melrose in The Scottish Borders. No smoking sign.

More than £4m paid in clinical negligence awards over five years

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Who will save Selkirk from the kelpie? You decide!

Town holding out for a hero to tackle kelpie

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Korlaga is accused of threatening behaviour at Hawick police station.

Gala man denies nine separate charges

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Galashiels man admits harassing former partner

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Man jailed for attack on former partner

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Earlston High School impresses posh magazine’s judges

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Michelle Ballantyne MSP

Seven contest Selkirkshire ward

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Doddie Weir with one of 175 lots being sold to raise funds for his charities, a Borders-made Bryce Suma post-driver.

Lots of lots up for sale at ball for Borders rugby legend Doddie Weir

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Flooding closes roads in Borders and householders warned to be on alert

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Borders General Hospital junction with the A6091 (Melrose bypass)

BGH road safety scheme up for discussion in Melrose today

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Jedburgh Sheriff Court.

Hawick widow planning civil action against death crash driver

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The A72 near Cardrona.

Pensioner banned from road over crash near Peebles that killed pal, 87

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Snow at Station Brae in Galashiels today.

Borderers urged to avoid driving as snow causes disruption

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Gala man denies nine separate charges

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Selkirk Sheriff Court.

Galashiels man admits harassing former partner

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Jedburgh Sheriff Court

Man jailed for attack on former partner

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Pauline Cockburn, 48, of Heiton.

Funeral to be held this week for Borders murder victim Pauline Cockburn

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Earlston High School impresses posh magazine’s judges

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Lindsey McKinnon who works for Early Years Scotland.  (Photograph by Martin Shields)

Shape our children’s worlds with a career in early learning and childcare

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CHILD NEGLECT PIC  - POSED BY MODEL.

PIC SHOWS A CHILD WHO IS SUFFERING AFTER BEING NEGLECTED BY A PARENT. 

     PHOTO PHIL WILKINSON / TSPL

Aiding recovery from domestic abuse

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John Lamont (Scottish Conservative)
Duns election hustings.

Rise in attacks on teachers put down to repeat offenders

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Kelso councillor Euan Robson near the new Broomlands Primary School. Euan is standing outside the entrance to the old school where he proposes more parking space in order to stop cars parking outside the new school on a narrow piece of road.

Traffic proving a problem at new Kelso school

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Flooding closes roads in Borders and householders warned to be on alert

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Doddie Weir with one of 175 lots being sold to raise funds for his charities, a Borders-made Bryce Suma post-driver.

Lots of lots up for sale at ball for Borders rugby legend Doddie Weir

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Borders General Hospital junction with the A6091 (Melrose bypass)

BGH road safety scheme up for discussion in Melrose today

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Borders MP John Lamont speaking at this week's Scottish affairs committee inquiry into impending RBS branch closures.

MPs hit out at bank bosses for refusing to rethink branch closure plans

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Flooding closes roads in Borders and householders warned to be on alert

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Michelle Ballantyne MSP

Seven contest Selkirkshire ward

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Borders General Hospital junction with the A6091 (Melrose bypass)

BGH road safety scheme up for discussion in Melrose today

Transport
David Mundell at the signing of the heads of terms for the Edinburgh and south east Scotland city region deal in July last year, another investment package set to boost the Borders.

Talks held in bid to get Borderlands growth deal up and running

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Borders MP John Lamont speaking at this week's Scottish affairs committee inquiry into impending RBS branch closures.

MPs hit out at bank bosses for refusing to rethink branch closure plans

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Kelso's Bridge Street after a recent snowfall.

Snow update: drivers reminded not to be complacent despite improved conditions

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A snow plough at Lilliesleaf on Tuesday, January 16.

Schools to stay closed on Thursday – more snow expected tonight

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The Harwood Estate site being eyed up to host a 12-turbine wind farm.

Firm to appeal against rejection of Borders wind farm bid

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More than £4m paid in clinical negligence awards over five years

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Borders General Hospital junction with the A6091 (Melrose bypass)

BGH road safety scheme up for discussion in Melrose today

Transport
SOS
CHILD NEGLECT PIC  - POSED BY MODEL.

PIC SHOWS A CHILD WHO IS SUFFERING AFTER BEING NEGLECTED BY A PARENT. 

     PHOTO PHIL WILKINSON / TSPL

Aiding recovery from domestic abuse

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Mark and Lou Hannigan.

Slimming pair shed pounds to pick up award

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Ross Montague and his wife Moira handing over to Doddie Weir money raised by a parade of tractors through Lauder in November.

Lauder tractor event raises almost £34,000 for Doddie Weir charity

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